As one of the Midwest’s premier parenting experts, Mary Susan has written featured columns for several Parenting Magazines. Since 2009, She has been The Lifestyle Family Contributor of WXIN’s FOX 59’s Mommy Magic Live TV Segment. Her TV segment is based on her popular Mommy Magic Blog (Mommy-MagicToo.com). Mary Susan is also the creator and publisher of one of the first online E-Magazine for moms- The Mommyzine- and was the Host of The Mom Scoop Radio Show.
Mary Susan’s honest and humorous approach to motherhood has helped thousands of moms redefine themselves while embracing the ever changing role of being a mom. She has created a community that encourages women and gives them permission to forgo the need to be the “perfect mom.”
Mary Susan is the author of the popular book, Mommy Magic: Tricks for Staying Sane in the Midst of Insanity. She has also contributed to the book, Bye-Bye Boardroom: Confessions from a New Breed of Stay-At-Home Mom’s twice featured on the Today Show and Mom’s Night Out: Even Inmates Get Time Off for Good Behavior. She was a featured and a contributing author in two books: Nothing But The Truth So Help Me God: Women’s Life Transitions and Indy Writes Book. In 2018, Mary Susan’s debut novel, The Journey, was released.
In her free time, Mary Susan is an advocate for not-for-profit organizations that support children, education, health and wellness. She believes deeply in serving others and bringing awareness to causes that support families challenged with adversity. She has been nominated for the Traditional Home Magazine Classic Woman Award and received a Leadership Service Award from former Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels.
Mary Susan enjoys her three dogs, traveling with her family, baking with her girls and spending time with friends. Above all else, she considers her most rewarding role being mom to her three beautiful daughters.
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